Masterchef Professional Monica Launches Abergavenny Food Festival

Abergavenny Food Festival returns this weekend and was opened this evening by MasterChef: The Professionals presenter, Monica Galetti with an exclusive sneak-peek of her brand new book, The Skills, due for release on October 6. The first event of the Festival, Monica was in conversation with William Sitwell, speaking to a 300 strong room atContinue reading “Masterchef Professional Monica Launches Abergavenny Food Festival”

21st Maindee Festival Date Announced

The date for the 2017  Maindee Festival has been announced via the Festival’s Facebook page as July 1, 2017. The festival which opens with a colourful parade from Newport Rugby Club to  Maindee Primary School, before making way for a day of family friendly entertainment, activities and events will be celebrating its 21st anniversary. ForContinue reading “21st Maindee Festival Date Announced”

Blues Band To Play Chepstow Castle

The Blues Band play Chepstow Castle this Friday as part of CasellRoc Festival . The individual members of The Blues Band were already held in admiration by generations of rhythm & blues fans when they formed back in 1979. Almost two and a half decades and over 16 albums later they continue to add toContinue reading “Blues Band To Play Chepstow Castle”

Celebrate Magical World Of Roald Dahl With Interactive Exhibition

The Wondercrump World of Roald Dahl, a magical, interactive experience inspired by the life and works of the world’s most loved storyteller, opens at Wales Millennium Centre on August 12. Running until January 14, 2017, this will be the only opportunity to visit the experience outside of London this year. Featuring fascinating artefacts from theContinue reading “Celebrate Magical World Of Roald Dahl With Interactive Exhibition”

Artists and Performers set to make a Big Splash in Newport

Railroad Bill Newport festival ‘The Big Splash’ returns to the city centre this weekend for its seventh year with a line up of free street theatre, music and family activities across Saturday and Sunday. Over twenty top class performing companies from across the UK and beyond will be bringing over fifty free street theatre showsContinue reading “Artists and Performers set to make a Big Splash in Newport”

Twentieth Maindee Festival looks at Fair Play

The 20th Maindee Festival gets underway Saturday July 9, with the festival teaming up with Newport’ City Council’s Fairness Commission to explore the idea of fairness in Newport. The Maindee carnival parade will commence the theme of Fair Play as it makes its way through the streets of Maindee from 11.30 towards the festival siteContinue reading “Twentieth Maindee Festival looks at Fair Play”

A Host Of Literary and Music Events At Caerleon Festival

Caerleon Festival gets underway this evening with a host of literary and music events.  Abergavenny-based poet, author and playwright, Owen Sheers presents Poetry in the Pews at St Cadoc’s Church at 6.45pm. Sheers, who recently appeared at The Hay Festival, wrote the script for The Passion, a 72-hour production in Port Talbot by National Theatre Wales,Continue reading “A Host Of Literary and Music Events At Caerleon Festival”

Unique Dance Events From India Dance Wales At Everyman Open Air Festival

Two unique events presented by India Dance Wales’ will take place at Everyman’s Open Air Festival in Sophia Gardens, Cardiff on Sunday July 10. Bharatanatyam, a classic Indian dance will be performed by Shishyas (disciples) trained by India Dance Wales at 2.30pm. In this annual showcase, Shishyas of all ages, abilities and backgrounds come togetherContinue reading “Unique Dance Events From India Dance Wales At Everyman Open Air Festival”

Stars line up to take part in Humble By Nature Festival Weekend

Tickets for this weekend’s Kate Humble’ Big Day Out Festival weekend event at Penalt, Monmouth are proving popular with the festival’s opening comedy event featuring Miles Jupp and Lucy Porter now sold out. There is still an opportunity to purchase weekend or Saturday only ticket for other festival events including an appearance from TV chef MattContinue reading “Stars line up to take part in Humble By Nature Festival Weekend”

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